The EU hopes to conclude a series of trade deals in the near future. Its new agreement with Japan follows hard on the heels of its deal with Canada (CETA), which is now being provisionally implemented.
This briefing note summarises three developments which bring European and Japanese higher education closer together:
1. The EU-Japan strategic partnership agreement;
2. The EU-Japan policy dialogue on education, culture and sport;
3. The EU-Japan economic partnership agreement (JEEPA).